Juan Manuel Santos

1951 - Today

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Juan Manuel Santos Calderón (Spanish: [ˈxwan maˈnwel ˈsantos kaldeˈɾon]; born 10 August 1951) is a Colombian politician who was the President of Colombia from 2010 to 2018. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Juan Manuel Santos has received more than 2,274,038 page views. His biography is available in 90 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 88 in 2019). Juan Manuel Santos is the 2,586th most popular politician (down from 2,280th in 2019), the 6th most popular biography from Colombia (down from 5th in 2019) and the most popular Colombian Politician.

Juan Manuel Santos is the president of Colombia. He is most famous for negotiating with the FARC rebels to end the civil war in Colombia.

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  • 64.00

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  • 90

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.52

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among politicians, Juan Manuel Santos ranks 2,586 out of 19,576Before him are Dagobert II, Hormizd I, Luitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria, Chryseis, Antigonus II Mattathias, and Louis, Duke of Orléans. After him are Bartolomeo Eustachi, Francesco II Sforza, Diadumenian, David II of Scotland, Victor Amadeus I, Duke of Savoy, and Theodahad.

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Among people born in 1951, Juan Manuel Santos ranks 28Before him are Aslan Maskhadov, Gordon Brown, Salva Kiir Mayardit, Tommy Hilfiger, Mark Hamill, and Jane Seymour. After him are Traian Băsescu, Jill Biden, Kevin Keegan, Sergei Skripal, Blaise Compaoré, and Queen Noor of Jordan.

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In Colombia

Among people born in Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos ranks 6 out of 356Before him are Pablo Escobar (1949), Gabriel García Márquez (1927), Griselda Blanco (1943), Fernando Botero (1932), and René Higuita (1966). After him are César Gaviria (1947), Carlos Valderrama (1961), Shakira (1977), Sofía Vergara (1972), Gilberto Rodríguez Orejuela (1939), and Luis Garavito (1957).

Among POLITICIANS In Colombia

Among politicians born in Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos ranks 1After him are César Gaviria (1947), Gilberto Rodríguez Orejuela (1939), Miguel Rodríguez Orejuela (1943), Gustavo Petro (1960), Rodrigo Lara (1946), Luis Carlos Galán (1943), Álvaro Uribe (1952), Virgilio Barco Vargas (1921), Íngrid Betancourt (1961), Belisario Betancur (1923), and Francisco de Paula Santander (1792).